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# 7 WWE News and Rumors on special segment announces for The Undertaker on SmackDown
Earlier, WWE makes an official announcement that this week on SmackDown had some special segment. That segment is to give tribute to WWE legend The Undertaker on his retirement. WWE could run some incredible and memorable WWE moments of The Undertaker.
WWE announces a special segment on SmackDown for The Undertaker
Now WWE News and Rumors also stated that WWE planning to run once again The Undertaker’s Boneyard match on this week’s SmackDown episode. If you do not know about Taker’s retirement then we tell u that on the final episode of The Undertaker’s documentary named ‘Taker: Last Ride’, Undertaker announces his retirement from Pro Wrestling and WWE.
The Undertaker has a special something lined up for him this week
There is no doubt in that, The Undertaker is one of the greatest wrestlers that ever step foot inside the square circle. But since the last few years, he not able to deliver good matches as per fans’ expectations.
The Undertaker’s retirement from WWE
After several COVID-19 positive cases found in WWE, many fans believe that WWE could cancel or postponed their tapings. But now WWE News and Rumors suggested that WWE plan to run The Boneyard match as well as some old matches to fill empty slots of the shows. The reason behind this is, many WWE superstars tested positive for COVID and other ones still waiting for their turn for the test.
This is one of the big WWE stories from WWE Rumors Roundup: Special Segment announces for Undertaker on SmackDown, SummerSlam main event plans and more.
#6 Latest WWE news and rumors on SummerSlam 2020 main event plans
After Extreme Rules 2020, WWE heading toward one of the biggest PPVs of the year SummerSlam 2020. SummerSlam 2020 is aired on 23rd August 2020.
WWE reportedly wants a big match to headline the SummerSlam 2020 PPV
Early and Latest WWE news and rumors come from backstage regarding the main event of SummerSlam 2020. This latest WWE news and rumors suggested that WWE could change in their original plans for the main event of SummerSlam 2002 due to this pandemic situation and Injuries.
Planned main event match for SummerSlam 2020 reportedly revealed
According to WWE News and Rumors, WWE’s original plan for the main event of SummerSlam 2020 is Edge vs Randy Orton. But now it seems like WWE change their plan form Edge vs Randy Orton to Drew McIntyre vs Brock Lesnar for the main event of SummerSlam 2020.
Brock Lesnar could be back for the biggest show of the Summer
WWE had to change their original plan forcefully because the Rated-R superstar suffered from an injury. According to the latest WWE Rumors and Spoilers 2020, WWE feels that Randy Orton is not needed to be in the title picture. So WWE likes to go with Orton’s legend killer gimmick and storyline right now.
WWE changed the plans for SummerSlam 2020
So we could see Drew McIntyre vs Brock Lesnar for WWE Championship in a rematch of Wrestlemania 36 at the main event of SummerSlam 2020.
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#5 WWE Rumours and News on WWE made a surprising name change for Extreme Rule
WWE now referred Extreme Rule 2020 PPV as an ‘Extreme Rules: The Horror Show’ on their official website. This name change noted at first while WWE promotion of Drew McIntyre vs Dolph Ziggler match for WWE Championship.
The PPV now has a new tagline that pretty much confirms a cinematic match being in the works
The updated theme of Extreme Rules PPV indicates that WWE plan some cinematic matches for the show. One match that comes on top of the cinematic theme is Braun Strowman vs Bray Wyatt for WWE Universal Championship. This matchbook by WWE both ways either like Firefly Funhouse match or The House of Horror match.
WWE Extreme Rules: ‘The Horror Show’ match card
Till now, WWE makes only two matches official for WWE Extreme Rules: The Horror Show. One is, Drew McIntyre vs Dolph Ziggler for WWE Championship. Second is, Asuka vs Sasha banks for RAW Women’s Championship.
WWE makes an interesting name change to Extreme Rules PPV
According to WWE Latest News and Rumors as well as storylines, WWE could book Braun Strowman vs Bray Wyatt for Universal Championship. The New day vs Shinsuke Nakamura & Cesaro for SmackDown Tag Team Championship match.
WWE has made a bizarre name change to the Extreme Rules PPV
The Street Profits vs Andrade & Angle Garza for RAW Tag Team Championship. AJ Styles vs Daniel Bryan for Intercontinental Championship. Booby Lashley vs Apollo Crews for United States Championship match. Randy Orton vs Big Show match.
This is the latest WWE story from today’s edition of WWE Rumors Roundup: Special Segment announces for Undertaker on SmackDown, SummerSlam main event plans and more.
#4 WWE Rumours and spoilers on Charlotte Flair revealed his WWE return
After last week’s RAW, many WWE Rumours and spoilers stated that Charlotte Flair takes a sabbatical after the brutal attack of Nia Jax. WWE also gives an update that after the attack of Nia Jax, Charlotte suffered from a shoulder injury.
Charlotte Flair was brutally attacked by Nia Jax on Monday Night RAW
Later some WWE Rumours and spoilers reveal that Shoulder injury is just kayfabe. Actually, WWE wants to write off Charlotte because she needs to undergo surgery. Then WWE News and Rumors comes that indicates that Flair could return from injury around SummerSlam 2020.
Charlotte Flair reveals when she will actually return to WWE following her surgery
Check below what Pro Wrestling news rumors and Spoilers say:
“I asked a couple of people, and nobody knows the timeframe, but she is definitely having surgery, and that’s what the storyline was to explain her being gone. I think SummerSlam; it was sort of hinted to me.”
When will Charlotte Flair return?
But now Charlotte Flair herself reveals her WWE return after current injury in a recent interview. Check below what Charlotte Flair says on her return.
“Yes, I’ll only be gone for a few weeks,” Charlotte confirmed. “They can still playthings on the WWE Network [to keep fans thinking about me], but utilizing my social media will be most important while I’m gone… No one is going to miss me. They’re still going to feel like I’m there is basically what I’m saying. I’m gone but I’m not really gone.”
#3 WWE Latest News and Rumors on WWE interviewer Kayla Braxton tested COVID-19 positive for the second time
The latest on-screen talent who tested positive in WWE is WWE presenter Kayla Braxton. She reveals this news on Social Media today. She said in her Social Media post that, she has tested positive for COVID-19 and this is the second time that tested positive.
Braxton took to Twitter to reveal she has contracted the virus for the second time
Kayla said that, at first side, she prefers to be quiet on revealing this news. But after other WWE talents revelation about the same, her responsibility to share her story with the public.
After Renee Young, WWE presenter Kayla Braxton has also been tested positive for the Coronavirus
Braxton tested positive for the first time in March 2020 and the thoughts that she can recover from that soon. But she again tested positive for COVID for the second time now.
WWE presenter Kayla Braxton has tested positive for COVID-19 for the second time
Here Kayla Braxton words:
“Was keeping it quiet but since everyone else is sharing, I feel like it is my responsibility to share this PSA: YOU CAN GET COVID-19 MORE THAN ONCE! I had it back in early March and then thought I was invincible after I recovered. Not true. Don’t be dumb like me.”
Previously WWE Latest News and Rumors speculates that there is in WWE around two dozen of talents tested positive for COVID-19.
#2 WWE News and Rumors on WWE does not cancel their show during a pandemic
WWE is one of the alongside AEW, who not take any break to produce their show during pandemic situation of COVID-19. First WWE aired their show in an empty arena without any single audiences. During this pandemic, WWE runs all their shows including three PPVs.
WWE reveals real reason for not canceling shows during the pandemic
Now in one interview, WWE EVP of Global Head Sales and Partnership, John Brody reveals the reason for WWE not stop to produce their show during a pandemic.
WWE’s reason for not canceling shows
Check below the reason:
“The health and safety of our superstars are first and foremost paramount. It comes down to leadership in many ways. Our leader [Vince McMahon] believes we have a social responsibility to put fans first and to help them get a break from what was coming and what we’re in the midst of. We have a responsibility to take them away for a few hours and give them a smile and a chance to feel something other than what they’re watching, which is also important, on the news. WWE leaned in to say ‘we’re going to put fans first’ and do everything we can, working with state, local, and federal officials to make sure it’s safe for our most important resource, the WWE superstars, and we’re going to do whatever we can to deliver content for our partners and our fans.”
“We understand the decision other sports made, we wouldn’t have made the decision we made if we didn’t think we could do it safely for our internal (staff) and for all those affected, but we felt America needed it and needed the ‘pick me up.'”
Multiple WWE personnel have tested positive for the Coronavirus
This week in WWE around two dozen talents tested positive for COVID-19 including Renee Young, Kayla Braxton, and Adam Pearce.
#1 Latest WWE news and rumors on WWE issues statement on COVID-19 positive cases
According to the latest WWE news and rumors, WWE talent numbers reached two dozen positive cases for COIVD. In those talents, top names are Renee Young, Adam Pearce, and Kayla Braxton.
It looks like WWE are not yet willing to stop the tapings of the weekly shows
Now WWE makes official statements regarding positive cases of COVID-19. Check below.
“WWE’s statement about reports of positive COVID-19 tests is in.”
“WWE will continue COVID-19 testing of its talent, production crew, and employees in advance of TV productions for the foreseeable future.”
WWE issues statement after multiple employees test positive for Covid-19
So we can assume that WWE could with some extra precautions and more testings for their upcoming shows.
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